77points

Bose QuietComfort 35

34points

Sennheiser RS 185

Bose QuietComfort 35
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24 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Sennheiser RS 185

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Sennheiser RS 185?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs17Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 2h longer battery life
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    20hvs18h
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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Why is Sennheiser RS 185 better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1
  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35

Buy used:

$160.07

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
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$169.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 walmartBose Frames Alto - Bluetooth Audio Sungl...Bose Frames Alto - Bluetooth Audio Sunglasses, Black (M/L)
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$169.00

Sennheiser RS 185

Buy used:

$155.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$449.95
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonAvantree HT5009 40 Hrs Wireless Headphon...Avantree HT5009 40 Hrs Wireless Headphones for TV Watching w/Bluetooth Transmitter - Digital Optical RCA Aux, Pass-Through Support, Hearing Headset Ideal for Seniors, No Audio Delay, 164ft Long Range
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$119.99
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headph...Sennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headphone System,Black
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$109.00
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
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$278.00
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSennheiser HDR 120 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 120 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 120 System
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$79.95
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSony Wireless Headphones for TV Watching...Sony Wireless Headphones for TV Watching (WHRF400R) with Transmitter Dock (TMRRF400) – 6-ft 3.5mm Stereo + NeeGo RCA Plug Y-Adapter for TV
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$109.99
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSony RF400 Wireless Home Theater Headpho...Sony RF400 Wireless Home Theater Headphones for Watching TV (WHRF400)
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$78.00
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSony Premium Lightweight Wireless Home T...Sony Premium Lightweight Wireless Home Theater Headphones for TV Computer and Hi-Fi Audio
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$114.99
Sennheiser RS 185 AmazonSennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 175 System
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$377.82

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

309g

310g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

17Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
4.sound pressure level

90dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

20h

18h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.warranty period

1

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
5.Has voice prompts
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 185
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

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